Exciting Rescue Adventure Helps Children Confront Their Fears With its bright, funny illustrations and uplifting storyline, this book helps kids confront and overcome one of the most common fears of childhood. Mr. Pout-Pout Fish is as fast as a sailfish, as smart as a dolphin, and as strong as a shark, but he has a secret: He's scared of the dark. When Ms. Clam loses her pearl, Mr. Fish wants to help his friend, but it means diving into a deep, very dark cave. Can he do it? Children will eagerly swim along with Mr. Fish as he journeys deep into the ocean to new and mysterious places. They will discover, as Mr. Fish does, the power of friendship to light the way through the big-big dark.